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Lamond, Mary Jane - Stòras

Format: CD
Label: Turtlemusik 0206363
Year: 2005
Origin: Kingston, Ontario
Genre: folk, celtic, gaelic, Folklore Cape Breton
Keyword: 
Value of Original Title: 
Make Inquiry/purchase: email ryder@robertwilliston.com
Release Type: Albums
Websites:  No
Playlist: 2000's, Ontario, Cape Breton, Celtic traditional

Tracks

Track Name
Màiri Bhàn Dhail an Eas (Fair Mary from Dalness)
Òran Luaidh (A milling song from Lachie Dan N. MacLellan)
O Nighean Donn nan Gobhar (O Brown Haired Maiden of the Goats)
Mo Nighean Donn as Bòidhche (Most Beautiful Brown-haired Maiden)
Blàr Inbhir Lòchaidh (The Battle of Inverlochy)
Gur e mo rùn an Dòmhnallach (It is my love the MacDonald Man)
Bal na h-Aibhne Deas (Ball at Southwest Margaree)
Cumha Aoghnuis (Lament for Angus)
An Gaidheal am measg nan Gaidheal (Gael among the Lowlanders)
Cailleach liath Ratharsaigh (The Grey Haired Old Lady from Raasay)
Tha Mo Bhreacan-sa Fo'n Dìle (My Plaid is Under the Rain)

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Information/Write-up

"Lamond's voice is pure and clear, infused with a stream of life experience that gives character to every song. Like the peat and the heather that gives the highland water its flavour."
-The Daily News

"Lamond remains the most innovative and exciting Celtic artist. She continues to fuse the ancient language and its beats with a modern interpretation that is all her own. The group vocals and rhythms reflect the origins of the songs, found in the daily rituals of women's work. Then, Lamond adds just that bit of modern influence to make these tunes alive in this day."
-New Brunswick Reader

"In every culture there are those who preserve the language, song and traditions. Mary Jane Lamond is one of those people. This is evident in her most recent CD, Storas (Gaelic meaning "a treasure"). This is exactly what our traditions are...they are our treasures."
-Celtic Connection

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